Tourist arrivals to the Maldives so far this year has surpassed a half-million mark.
The Tourism Ministry made the announcement via a tweet on Saturday afternoon, congratulating all industry stakeholders and thanking tourists.
Tourist arrivals to #Maldives this year surpass half a million mark. Congratulations to industry partners and employees, health teams, related authorities, agencies, volunteers and caring people of Maldives. Thanks to all the lovely tourists.#TogetherWeCan
— Ministry of Tourism (@MoTmv) June 26, 2021
The latest statistics released by Tourism Ministry show 500,406 tourists visited Maldives by last Friday.
The highest tourist arrivals in a single month this year was recorded in March, with over 109,000 arrivals.